CSSF Category Awards: 2012
Plant Biology

Senior Division


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S1912 — First Place
Garrett K. Soiland, Grade 12 portrait
Effects of Dilution on Carnivorous Pitcher Plant Digestive Enzyme Concentration
Advisor: Mrs. Dawn Soiland
School: Jewett Academy, Petaluma, Sonoma County
S1999 — Second Place
Moniyka Sachar, Grade 11 portrait
DNA-Binding Protein in Xcv Bacteria Alters Plant bHLH Gene to Promote Pathogen Growth during Infection: A Genetic Study
Advisor: Mr. Wai-Pan Chan
School: Irvington High School, Fremont, Alameda County
S1910 — Third Place
Aradhana Sinha, Grade 11 portrait
Triforine Sensitivity in Lettuce: Year Two
Advisor: Dr. Ivan Simko
School: Salinas High School, Salinas, Monterey County
S1913 — Fourth Place
Hannah B. Spinner, Grade 10 portrait
The Effects of Mycorrhizal Inoculation Compared to Pesticide Use on Milkweed Plants
Advisor: Ms. Cathy Messenger
School: Los Gatos High School, Los Gatos, Santa Clara County
S1902 — Honorable Mention
Rachel S. Dokko, Grade 10 portrait
Shreya S. Ramayya, Grade 9 portrait
Environmental and Commercial Benefits of Carbon Sequestration by Encelia californica and Salvia leucophylla
Advisor: Mr. Peter Starodub
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, Los Angeles County
S1905 — Honorable Mention
Kaitlyn A. Jennings, Grade 11 portrait
A Comparative Analysis of Various Types of Manure on Plant Growth
Advisor: Mrs. Susan Kendrick
School: Champion Christian School, Chico, Butte County

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